Ukrainian Americans in Connecticut Memorialize the Dead in Kiev, Pray for Peace

02/24/14

Ukrainian Americans in Connecticut Memorialize the Dead in Kiev, Pray for Peace

Even as Ukraine’s uncertain future continued to unfold Sunday in Kiev, dozens of parishioners lit candles at St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church on George Street to memorialize the more than 80 people who died in recent unrest — and pray for peace.

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Most Exciting (Tastiest) Connecticut Trend? May Be Farming's Resurgence

02/21/14

Most Exciting (Tastiest) Connecticut Trend? May Be Farming's Resurgence

New federal agriculture census date shows strong growth for farming in Connecticut, where CT NOFA is about to hold its winter conference.

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Banning Sale of Puppy Mill Animals in Connecticut: Activists Maintain Pressure

02/21/14

Banning Sale of Puppy Mill Animals in Connecticut: Activists Maintain Pressure

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is keeping up the pressure on Connecticut lawmakers to change the laws on the sale of animals as a way to end “the inhumane treatment of dogs and cats in breeding facilities that supply animals to Connecticut’s pet shops.” The quote is from an ASPCA post urging animal lovers to attend Voices for Animals Day today (Feb. 21) at the state Capitol. In the 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. event, ASPCA is bringing “a crew of local, adoptable animals, and fellow Constitution State animal lovers” to Hartford for the “opportunity to talk with state lawmakers, in person, about issues impacting animals in Connecticut.” "Our conversations will focus on one issue critically...

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Winter's Discontent: Potholes a Seasonal Plague Across Connecticut

02/19/14

Winter's Discontent: Potholes a Seasonal Plague Across Connecticut

Great Balls of Fire: It's potholes shaking the nerves and rattling the brains of Connecticut drivers.

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In Woody Allen-Dylan Farrow Case, 5 Links You Need to Read

02/17/14

In Woody Allen-Dylan Farrow Case, 5 Links You Need to Read

If you want to skip the flood of opinion columns that seems to continue daily, here are 5 key links—to stories that meet high journalistic standards, and to original case documents.

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